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Glory Daze (1995)

 -  Comedy  -  27 September 1996 (USA)
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It's two days before graduation, and Jack is having serious doubts about the future. The old gang is breaking up - Rob is moving to L.A. with his girlfriend; Dennis is finishing his third ... See full summary »

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It's two days before graduation, and Jack is having serious doubts about the future. The old gang is breaking up - Rob is moving to L.A. with his girlfriend; Dennis is finishing his third degree and going to grad school in Michigan; Slosh has dropped out of school and stays drunk all the time; and Mickey, who still has a year of school to go, seems tired of the scene and wishes he had the guts to tell his friend Chelsea how he feels about her. As Jack looks out at his four years in Santa Cruz, he wonders if this isn't the best time of his life, and he wonders whether it might be a mistake to let it all go just because of graduation. As his pals also get glimpses of life after college, he decides he's not going to leave, that he's going to live his glory days a little longer. Written by Gary Dickerson <slug@mail.utexas.edu>

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Rated R for strong language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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In the final scene, the road Jack is shown driving down to leave Santa Cruz is actually heading towards Santa Cruz. See more »

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Jack: People say nothing is forever. I say how do you explain herpes or The Grateful Dead?
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Spoofs The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) See more »

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Clown Show
Written by Anne Preven (as Annie Preven), Scott Cutler, Paul Bushnell,
Rusty Anderson, Carla Azar
Performed by Ednaswap
© 1994 Weetie Pie Music/Maverick Music, BMI/Scott Cutler Music/EMI Music/Paul Bushnell Music/Go To Bed Baby Music/Cement Head Music,
ASCAP
Courtesy of Island Records
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I absolutely adore this film. I bought it after getting my hands on the soundtrack, which is also awesome, and it really hit the spot. Like many people have said before, if you've ever been in a similar situation, this film will resonate deeply! It really is intriguing to read reviews from people who hated it. Obviously that makes just as much sense as people who loved it, not everyone can relate to the story or understand the journey, but i wouldn't want people to be put off from seeing it purely on the strength of the negative reviews. Great performances from the whole cast, perfectly balanced with a brilliant punk soundtrack. A real gem.


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